Disaster Prevention & Management
Impact Factor & Key Scientometrics

Disaster Prevention & Management

Impact Factor


H Index


Impact Factor


I. Basic Journal Info


United Kingdom
Journal ISSN: 9653562
Publisher: Emerald Group Publishing Ltd.
History: 1992-2001, 2003-ongoing
Journal Hompage: Link
How to Get Published:

Research Categories


Disaster Prevention and Management, An International Journal, sets out to advance the available knowledge in the fields of disaster prevention and management and to act as an integrative agent for extant methodologies and activities relating to disaster emergency and crisis management. Publishing high quality, refereed papers, the journal supports the exchange of ideas, experience and practice between academics, practitioners and policy-makers.

II. Science Citation Report (SCR)

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SCR Impact Factor

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SCR Journal Ranking

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SCImago SJR Rank

SCImago Journal Rank (SJR indicator) is a measure of scientific influence of scholarly journals that accounts for both the number of citations received by a journal and the importance or prestige of the journals where such citations come from.


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Scopus 2-Year Impact Factor Trend

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Scopus 3-Year Impact Factor Trend

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Scopus 4-Year Impact Factor Trend

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Impact Factor History

2-year 3-year 4-year
  • 2022 Impact Factor
    2.273 2.307 2.408
  • 2021 Impact Factor
    1.879 1.947 1.974
  • 2020 Impact Factor
    1.531 1.791 2.128
  • 2019 Impact Factor
    1.424 1.672 1.706
  • 2018 Impact Factor
    1.644 1.723 1.878
  • 2017 Impact Factor
    1.212 1.339 1.337
  • 2016 Impact Factor
    1.366 1.398 1.375
  • 2015 Impact Factor
    1.526 1.531 1.544
  • 2014 Impact Factor
    0.953 NA NA
  • 2013 Impact Factor
    0.627 NA NA
  • 2012 Impact Factor
    0.496 NA NA
  • 2011 Impact Factor
    0.389 NA NA
  • 2010 Impact Factor
    0.486 NA NA
  • 2009 Impact Factor
    0.261 NA NA
  • 2008 Impact Factor
    0.379 NA NA
  • 2007 Impact Factor
    0.258 NA NA
  • 2006 Impact Factor
    0.207 NA NA
  • 2005 Impact Factor
    0.285 NA NA
  • 2004 Impact Factor
    0.098 NA NA
  • 2003 Impact Factor
    0.137 NA NA
  • 2002 Impact Factor
    0.055 NA NA
  • 2001 Impact Factor
    0.042 NA NA
  • 2000 Impact Factor
    0.053 NA NA
Note: impact factor data for reference only




Impact Factor

Impact factor (IF) is a scientometric factor based on the yearly average number of citations on articles published by a particular journal in the last two years. A journal impact factor is frequently used as a proxy for the relative importance of a journal within its field. Find out more: What is a good impact factor?

III. Other Science Influence Indicators

Any impact factor or scientometric indicator alone will not give you the full picture of a science journal. There are also other factors such as H-Index, Self-Citation Ratio, SJR, SNIP, etc. Researchers may also consider the practical aspect of a journal such as publication fees, acceptance rate, review speed. (Learn More)

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The h-index is an author-level metric that attempts to measure both the productivity and citation impact of the publications of a scientist or scholar. The index is based on the set of the scientist's most cited papers and the number of citations that they have received in other publications


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H-Index History